TITLE

Abdominal pain and shock in a 73- year-old patient

AUTHOR(S)
Y-J Chen; C-C Hsieh; P-S Lai; C-C Lee
PUB. DATE
September 2008
SOURCE
Gut;Sep2008, Vol. 57 Issue 9, p1282
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
A quiz concerning a 73-year-old man who was admitted to the hospital because of abdominal pain in the epigastric area, nausea, and bilious vomiting for half a day is presented.
ACCESSION #
34310419

 

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